Staff

Our staff is the cornerstone of Capital City Fruit, giving us the experience and knowledge we need to help fulfill the wishes of our various customers.

Executive Team

Joe Comito

Chairman of the Board

Christian Comito

President & CEO

Brendan Comito

COO

Kieran Comito

Vice President of Purchasing

Brent Addison

Director of Sales & Marketing

Rusty Murl

Controller

Brenda Pearson

Director of Human Resources

Chad Leeper

IT Manager

Business Development Team

Kelly Sixta

Sales Manager

Mike Ireland

Business Development Manager – Food Service

William Carlson

Business Development Manager – Retail

Curtis Turner

Account Manager

Produce Account Executive & Purchasing Team

Keith Brooks

Senior Produce Account Executive

 

Expertise

Watermelons, Honeydew, Cantaloupe, Yams, and Hard Squash

Jeffrey Allen

Produce Account Executive

Expertise

Onions, Cabbage

Ryan Gay

Produce Account Executive

 

Expertise

Potatoes, Carrots

Chris Kelly

Produce Account Executive

 

Expertise

Avocadoes, Bananas, Apples, Kiwi, Celery, Mango, Limes, Pineapple, Coconuts, Papaya, Lemons, Grapes, Cilantro, Parsley, Lettuce, and Radish

Michael Schmitt

Produce Account Executive

 

Expertise

Mangoes, Tropicals, Citrus, Mushrooms

Joseph Eaton

Purchasing Manager

Eric Schwertley

Produce Account Executive

 

Expertise

Bell Peppers, Zucchini, Yellow Squash, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Green Beans, Mini Sweet Peppers, Chile Peppers, Hot Peppers, Tomatillo, Corn Husks, Jicama, Green Onions, Chayote Squash, Cactus, and Guava

Peter Simonson

Buyer

 

Expertise

Hot House Peppers, Hot House Cucumbers, On Vines, Nature Sweet, Mini Cucumbers, Oranges, and Grapefruit

Josh Henss

Buyer

 

Expertise

Tomatoes, Hot House, Organics, Strawberries

Barbara Van Gorder

Purchasing Agent

Grower Team

Jonathan Miller

Grower Representative

 

 

Expertise

Locally Grown

Administrative Team

April Chumbley

CEO/HR Administrative Assistant

 

Brenda Klocko

Sales Administrative Assistant

Emilee Stacy

Sales Administrative Assistant

 

Erin Vining

Sales Administrative Assistant

Nathan Johnson

Accounting Supervisor

April Schoonover

Accounting Assistant

 

Brenda Doran

Accounting Assistant

Jacob Kingrey

IT Assistant

Join the Capital City Fruit Team

1850 Colonial Parkway P.O. Box 337 Norwalk, IA 50211

(800) 535-6826

ccfsales@capitalcityfruit.com